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Miami / Racial Tension #516759

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 15, 1981
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(Studio) Race riots in Liberty City section of Miami, Florida, recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Miami, Florida) Rioting, set off by all-white jury's exoneration of white policemen in beating death of black man, Arthur McDuffie, recalled; other factors contributing to riots noted still unchanged. Current status of race relations here examined. [Druggist Al ECHOLS - thinks attitude has to change.] [PRIEST incorrectly identification as George Greene - says situation is worse now than last year] [George GREEN - comments.] Carter admin. promises recalled; Reagan administration's shutdown of CETA (Comprehensive Employment and Training Act) program said expected to increase city's unemployment rate.
REPORTER: Phil Bremen

Bremen, Phil;
Chancellor, John

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